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Established in 1971 and encompassing 725 acres of unique property, the Bubolz Nature Preserve is dedicated to developing a sound environmental ethic in persons of all ages through education, recreation and conservation, while promoting a strong sense of overall wellness and appreciation of nature.

Position: Event Assistant
Location: Appleton, WI
Position Type: Full Time
Application Deadline: Open until filled

The essential functions of the Event Assistant include the following:

  •  Event Planning and understanding the policies to detail small events
  • Ensuring prompt and efficient communication with customers while ensuring the highest level of customer service that exceeds customer expectations
  • Availability to work an irregular schedule as required to ensure proper coordination of events and bars
  • Hiring, supervising, scheduling and making sure all bartenders certifications and training is current
  • Ensuring liquor operations remain within full compliance of the law at all times
  • Serving as supervisor to bartenders at each event liquor is served within the facilities of or on the grounds of the Bubolz Nature Preserve
  • Understanding Banquet Event Orders (BEO) and event management software
  • Coordinating and/or assist with set-up for events when needed and preparing bar set up pre-event and breakdown post-event; including preparation of cash drawers and responsibly counting, recording and locking up till
  • Keeping stock of all supplies for bar service and filling liquor inventory orders through designated liquor distributors
  • Working with the Event Manager to fulfill specific requests prior to any particular scheduled event
  • Performing all other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Complete Job Description Here.

How To Apply:  Send cover letter and resume to or mail to 4815 N. Lynndale Dr. Appleton, WI 54913. No phone calls or in-person visits please.

Position: Groundskeeper
Location: Appleton, WI
Position Type:Part Time – 24 hrs./week
Starting Wage: $12/hr.
Application Deadline: Open until filled

The Fox Cities Environmental Learning Campus at Bubolz Nature Preserve is seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to fill the role of Groundskeeper. This position will be responsible for all aspects of property, building and equipment maintenance at the preserve.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the trails, buildings, equipment and all other items related to the Preserve’s physical facility
  • Manage the natural areas of the Preserve in coordination with the Executive Director through conservation and restoration practices
  • Perform seasonal duties such as: snow removal, trail grooming, collecting/cooking sap, mowing, planting, fire tending and cleaning of facilities
  • Coordinate and work with staff on volunteer opportunities that exist for corporations, service organizations, youth groups, and preserve volunteers
  • Work some evenings and weekends throughout the calendar year

How To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to or mail to 4815 N. Lynndale Dr. Appleton, WI 54913. No phone calls or in-person visits please

Complete job description HERE.

Position: Custodian/Banquet Set-Up
Location: Appleton, WI
Position Type: Part Time – average of 10 hrs. /week
Application Deadline: Open until filled

Key Responsibilities:

  • room set up for weddings, programs, special events
  • set-up/tear-down of equipment and cleaning associated with preserve programs/events
  • ensuring both levels of the Environmental Center are thoroughly cleaned
  • emptying trash and recyclables to dumpsters
  • ensuring janitorial closets are clean, organized and fully stocked
  • assessing and cleaning outer facilities including: Environmental Center decks and patios, restrooms, Amphitheater, Sugar Shack, Schoolhouse and Log Cabin

How To Apply:  Send resume to or mail to 4815 N. Lynndale Dr. Appleton, WI 54913. No phone calls or in-person visits please.

Complete job description HERE.